Terry Kelly C.M., B.A., D.C.L., D.F.A
Terry Kelly’s passion for life has gained him international recognition as an award-winning singer/songwriter, a renowned motivational speaker, an accomplished athlete, and a consummate entertainer. This Newfoundland native has released 7 full-length recordings, resulting in seven East Coast Music Awards and nominations for Canadian Country Music Awards and a JUNO. He is most recognized for his inspirational song “A Pittance of Time”.
Appointed to the Order of Canada, Terry is a recipient of the King Clancy Award and has Honorary Doctorates in Civil Laws and Fine Arts from University of Kings College and Saint Mary’s University. In the athletic field, Terry has distinguished himself as the third blind person in the world to run the mile in under five minutes.
Terry’s motivational presentations are based on his own life experiences and the challenges he has overcome - and have inspired students, parents, teachers, government and corporate employees throughout North America.